Project Management Level 5 (NV2)

Project Management Level 5 (NV2)

Job Title: Project Management Level 5 (NV2)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-06-20
Reference: V-39306
Contact Name: Kate Kornsasi
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 21, 2021 16:28

Job Description

The Senior Project Manager will be accountable under the general direction of a Program Manager for the management of projects, typically (but not exclusively) involving the development and implementation of business processes to meet identified business needs, acquiring and utilising the necessary resources and skills, within agreed parameters of cost, timescales, and quality. The adoption and adaptation of project management methodologies based on the context of the project and selecting appropriately from predictive (plan-driven) approaches or adaptive (iterative/agile) approaches.
The role will involve working with business stakeholders, software developers and / or administrators, system architects / analysts, testers and business analyst personnel.

Major Responsibilities:
  1. Actively promotes the improvement and enhancement of organisational project methodologies. Works on continuous improvement processes by developing and enhancing procedures. Adopts appropriate project management methods and tools whether plan-driven or iterative / agile.
  2. Drives activities for requirements analysis, system design, testing, implementation and transition to operations. Ensures Quality reviews occur on schedule and according to procedure. Captures and disseminates technical and business information, including change control and quality reporting.
  3. Plans, initiates and manages procurement activities to support wider project and organisational requirements.
  4. Produces project documentation including but not limited to Project Plan/Proposal, Stage Plans (including reviews and reporting on progress), Exception and Completion Reports. Leads and manages project reviews and reporting mechanisms.
Location and Contract Term: The role is based in Canberra. Contract terms between 12 and 24 months will be considered.
SFIA security level required: The Specified Person will be expected to demonstrate attributes of SFIA Level of Responsibility 5.
Security Requirements: The mandatory clearance level required for these roles is Negative Vetting 2 (NV2), however Top Secret Positive Vetting (TSPV) clearance holders are preferred. Successful candidates will be required to upgrade or gain acceptance of their clearances to TSPV status before commencement and depending on the age and / or level of their current clearance, could take between three and 12 months.
How to Apply:
Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you will need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates.
Applications open until 2 July 2021 or until position is filled.
Call Kate 0480 002 456 for any further information.